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Congressional auditors are complaining that a dearth of data is making it difficult to judge progress in improving a key homeland antimissile system.
July 22, 2014 | Uranium Enrichment , Nuclear Nonproliferation, Arms Control, Disarmament
Analysts said Iran's supreme leader appears to have offered no concessions on a key point in a global nuclear dispute, the Los Angeles Times reports.
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July 22, 2014 | Patrick Tucker | Missile Defense
The Iron Dome may have more than a few cracks.
Activists will not be permitted to stage an anti-nuclear protest near the Y-12 site entrance due to security precautions put in place following a 2012 break-in.
The Pentagon wants to study how certain kinds of bacteria might be used to "prey" on potential biological-weapon agents, Global Biodefense reports.
July 22, 2014 | Radiological Incidents
London on Tuesday declared it would conduct an extensive public inquiry into the 2006 radiation-poisoning death of a former Russian agent.
July 22, 2014 | Polly Mosendz | Terrorism
A friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been convicted of "impeding investigation."
Quote of the Day
Tom Skinner, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention spokesman, on what caused a March safety lapse where a lab flu sample was contaminated with a much more dangerous strain and unknowingly transported off-site.
We may never know.